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crowley2
BRONZE Member since Nov 2005

crowley2

official hop cutie
Location: Uk, Essex, Clacton

Total posts: 272
Posted:so you've gone on a trip and relised too late that you've forgotten your poi at home heres a thread about random things you have spun because you where a) bored b)had nothing else to use or c)wanted to see if you could weavesmiley

The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it. ~ Terry pratchett

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Pinkadelic


Pinkadelic

member
Location: On top of a Nipple

Total posts: 70
Posted:i used two cellphones, hey had these strings attached to them.
it wasnt fun at all frown
i also used two shirts, cameras and electricity cables =\


Love is Life

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crowley2
BRONZE Member since Nov 2005

crowley2

official hop cutie
Location: Uk, Essex, Clacton

Total posts: 272
Posted:rope with a knot at the end works a traet in a pinch
or a pair of canoe paddles


The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it. ~ Terry pratchett

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faith enfire
BRONZE Member since Jan 2006

faith enfire

wandering thru the woods of WI
Location: Wisconsin, USA

Total posts: 3556
Posted:the fake presents at work...well, i thought about it...i'm still too new i think, they already think i am strange

Faith
Nay, whatever comes one hour was sunlit and the most high gods may not make boast of any better thing than to have watched that hour as it passed

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Mr Majestik
SILVER Member since Mar 2004

Mr Majestik

coming to a country near you
Location: home of the tiney toothy bear,...

Total posts: 4693
Posted:is jealous of my new found btb weaving skills! (mwahahaha *mjk turns this into the "what do you know" thread *)

"but have you considered there is more to life than your eyelids?"

jointly owned by Fire_Spinning_Angel and Blu_Valley

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alien_oddity


alien_oddity

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: in the trees

Total posts: 7193
Posted:not entirely sure who it was but at PLAY i saw someone doing contact staff with a 13 foot scaffold pole, they weigh in at about 25 kilos

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MikefromGlos
SILVER Member since Jul 2006

MikefromGlos

Hitman
Location: Gloucester England

Total posts: 985
Posted:well it was play i am surprised i didnt see anyone trying to spin tents as poi... or the tape surronding the fire area as ribbion

he he i am mike the amazing gloscircus person who is mike.

Officaly an exception to the Poi Boys are Girls Thing

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faith enfire
BRONZE Member since Jan 2006

faith enfire

wandering thru the woods of WI
Location: Wisconsin, USA

Total posts: 3556
Posted:is disillusioned

Faith
Nay, whatever comes one hour was sunlit and the most high gods may not make boast of any better thing than to have watched that hour as it passed

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Mr Majestik
SILVER Member since Mar 2004

Mr Majestik

coming to a country near you
Location: home of the tiney toothy bear,...

Total posts: 4693
Posted:i used rubbish gloves today when i was meant to be picking up rubbish smile

"but have you considered there is more to life than your eyelids?"

jointly owned by Fire_Spinning_Angel and Blu_Valley

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alien_oddity


alien_oddity

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: in the trees

Total posts: 7193
Posted:we had these extendable aluminium poles at my last job with small plastic hooks on used for getting bags of polystyrene packing down from the high racks and they where a lovely weight i used as a staff when i was bored at work.

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crowley2
BRONZE Member since Nov 2005

crowley2

official hop cutie
Location: Uk, Essex, Clacton

Total posts: 272
Posted:ooo ooo me too till i hit a fibreglass kayak worth 1750 making a small crack in the side decided to stop after that luckly noone was around

The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it. ~ Terry pratchett

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misscorinthian
SILVER Member since Sep 2005

misscorinthian

old hand
Location: Bristol, United Kingdom

Total posts: 784
Posted:Toy snakes and bookmarks have been spun.... pretty much any palm sized object has been juggled- or more likely thrown and then dropped ubblol

XLenX

Devoted although mostly absent owner of the 1, the original... Asena

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Stained_Whisper
GOLD Member since Dec 2006

Stained_Whisper

Lighting up the darkness, one performance at a time
Location: south africa

Total posts: 161
Posted:i was sitting at work, bored... (im an IT tech)

Took some screws, wraped some ducktape around it, and used cable ties to attach it to lanyards... LOL

needles to say, everybody in the office had a great time


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and you are the only solution

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Zenooph
SILVER Member since Aug 2006

Zenooph

psychadelic pyro
Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

Total posts: 570
Posted:Everytime I see a mom with a child on one of those kiddie leashes, the thought of kid poi always crosses my mind

Normality is the playground of the unimaginative

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Stained_Whisper
GOLD Member since Dec 2006

Stained_Whisper

Lighting up the darkness, one performance at a time
Location: south africa

Total posts: 161
Posted:confused spank

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LazyAngel
GOLD Member since Jul 2004

LazyAngel

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Cambridge UK

Total posts: 2895
Posted:ravehead: it was strugz, I seem to recall

Zenooph, I'm sure there's a picture of that in a gallery somewhere..

I used whistles from the Notting Hill carnival as poi one year..


Because ActiveAngel sounds like a feminine deodorant

Like sex, I'm much more interesting in real life than online.

'Be the change you want to see in the world around you' - Ghandi

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Zenooph
SILVER Member since Aug 2006

Zenooph

psychadelic pyro
Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

Total posts: 570
Posted:Don't worry, I won't actually spin them....

Unless they wanted me to.


Normality is the playground of the unimaginative

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rin_666
SILVER Member since Jul 2006

rin_666

enthusiast
Location: cambridge, United Kingdom

Total posts: 223
Posted:I used those squishy gell balls you bang on the table to get the lights inside flashing, they were so tiny it was mini poi!!!!

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strugz
BRONZE Member since Mar 2002

strugz

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Southampton - Possibly..., Uni...

Total posts: 3964
Posted: Written by: ravehead


not entirely sure who it was but at PLAY i saw someone doing contact staff with a 13 foot scaffold pole, they weigh in at about 25 kilos



yep - that was me biggrin

Dam heavy - tying to stall it was difficult! ubblol


"...We don't stop playing because we get old, we get old because we stop playing......."

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Mynci
BRONZE Member since Apr 2005

Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free..., United Kingd...

Total posts: 8737
Posted:do you reckon poi is where you getr the saying not enough room to swing a cat? ubblol

(note: I KNOW where that saying really comes from btw)


A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

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Zenooph
SILVER Member since Aug 2006

Zenooph

psychadelic pyro
Location: Johannesburg, South Africa

Total posts: 570
Posted:Where does it actually come from Mynci? Seriously.

Normality is the playground of the unimaginative

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Stained_Whisper
GOLD Member since Dec 2006

Stained_Whisper

Lighting up the darkness, one performance at a time
Location: south africa

Total posts: 161
Posted:im listening....

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